Reflections

[John] So Loved

“For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life."  -- John 3:16 Our first hint of incarnation comes in the creation story. God makes all this stuff out of darkness: a fire of stars,...

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Say Hello: Waking Up Email Retreat

Hello all who signed up for the Advent Email Retreat series, Waking Up. Welcome! I trust you received your Welcome Email this morning. I invite you you to "Leave a Reply" below and share you name and where you are from. It helps us have a sense of our community, even...

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“Lost in a Carving”

Duane MacEwen carved the Nativity set that is featured in the Prayer Bench Small Group Study and the Advent Email Retreat. Here is his biography.  I was born and raised on PEI and began carving around 1998. I  have been competing in...

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[Mark] All in a Day

“The disciples gathered around Jesus, and told him all they had done and taught.”  - Mark 6:30 What a day. The disciples return from their mission of teaching and curing the sick. They gather around Jesus ‘telling him all they had done and taught.’ Jesus suggests they...

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[Book Review] Credulous

Book Review: Credulous by Andrea L. Lingle This is an honest book. "Church and I have come to an impasse," writes Andrea Lingle as she describes her wrestling with modern Christianity. "Something is missing,"  she declares, "Things seem hollow." Walking away from...

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